Faculty Position in Mathematics

Penn State University

Penn State Erie, The Behrend College
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Date Closing:
open until filled
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Penn State Erie, The Behrend College
School of Science


Penn State Behrend invites applications for a full-time non-tenure track position in Mathematics to begin August 2018. Responsibilities include: teaching college mathematics courses; performing scholarly activity; advising and mentoring students; and service to the school and college. Applicants are expected to teach entry-level algebra and trigonometry through second-year calculus. The ability to teach linear algebra, differential equations, or introductory statistics is also desirable. Applicants should possess a commitment to continued growth as an educator and willingness to be an active member of the program. Applicants must have a content Master’s degree or higher in mathematics, statistics, or related quantitative/applied field; relevant teaching experience; and a strong commitment to excellence in teaching. The candidate will also be expected to engage in scholarly activity and school and college service. After initial appointment, this position is renewable, contingent upon enrollment demands and job performance. Penn State Behrend is a four-year undergraduate and graduate college of Penn State University with 4,700 students. The School of Science offers B.S. degrees in biology, chemistry, mathematics, mathematics education, nursing, physics, and environmental science. Erie, Pennsylvania, a metropolitan area of 280,000 residents, is a major service, tourism, medical, and industrial center on Lake Erie’s Presque Isle Bay and is located two hours from Cleveland, Pittsburgh, and Buffalo. The region offers many cultural, sports, and recreational resources, as well as modest living costs and affordable housing. There are five colleges in the Erie area. Upload five documents: cover letter, curriculum vitae, a summary of recent teaching evaluations, copies of graduate and undergraduate transcripts, and one page teaching philosophy. In addition, please have three references send their letters of recommendation to Nathan Carter at nrc5069@psu.edu. Questions regarding the position can be directed to Dr. Martin G. Kociolek, Director, School of Science at kociolek@psu.edu. Review of applications will begin January 3, 2018, and continue until the position is filled.

These salary bands have been established to provide salary guidelines for staff positions.

Salary Band Minimum Midpoint Maximum
A $16,584 $24,456 $32,328
B $18,240 $26,904 $35,556
C $19,728 $29,592 $39,456
D $21,708 $32,568 $43,416
E $24,312 $36,468 $48,612
F $27,228 $40,848 $54,456
G $30,012 $45,744 $61,500
H $34,188 $52,140 $70,080
I $38,988 $59,424 $79,908
J $43,716 $67,740 $91,812
K $50,712 $78,600 $106,488
L $58,836 $91,176 $123,528
M $68,232 $105,756 $143,292
N $80,508 $124,788 $169,068
O $93,492 $147,252 $201,024
P $110,340 $173,760 $237,192
Q $126,396 $199,056 $271,728
R $151,668 $238,872 $326,088